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Transfer Students

Welcome to the UC Davis College of Biological Sciences!

We are excited to have you join our college and want to make every effort to facilitate your transition to the university and to ensure your success as a student.

If you are planning to attend transfer orientation, please register on your MyAdmissions page. If you are not planning to attend transfer orientation, please go to your MyAdmissions and click "Cannot Attend" on the Orientation Registration page. Pass times are affected by not responding to the Orientation program. After doing so, please refer to the below information to help you to plan your fall schedule.

We are all privileged to be part of this highly respected institution, and you have made an excellent decision to enter this environment of academic excellence.

As a student at UC Davis, your personal dedication, as well as the commitment of the faculty and staff, are required to maintain our high level of scholarship. Your success will depend on your attitude, motivation, and commitment.

Many opportunities are available to you that can enrich your academic career here. Your willingness to engage fully in the academic experience and your involvement in the opportunities available are critical factors in determining your success at the university.

Planning Your Fall Schedule

A regular UC Davis student studying the biological sciences usually takes 15 units per quarter. The following links offer guidance and information for planning your fall schedule.